THE COMPANY WE KEEP

Area employers cite the legendary Midwest work ethic and high productivity as some of the many advantages of operating here. With a favorable business environment, it’s easy to see why large employers choose to locate in this region, and why many say they would not even consider leaving.

WAGE COMPARISON IOWA USA
Mean Hourly Wage $19.77 $22.01
Median Household Income $50,957 $53,046